Home invasion turns deadly for suspect

Officials say they received a call from a man who claimed two men, armed with handguns, tried to rob him in his apartment Saturday night.

News 12 Staff

Aug 19, 2019, 11:17 AM

Updated 1,802 days ago

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Officials say they received a call from a man who claimed two men, armed with handguns, tried to rob him in his apartment Saturday night on North Bridge Street.
They say the victim began fighting with the two men and was able to get the gun away from one of the suspects before shooting one of those men.
He was pronounced dead on the scene.        
Police are now searching for the second suspect who ran from the apartment.
Anyone with information is asked to call city of Poughkeepsie police at (845) 451-7577.


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